Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Science
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TitleWildhood
AuthorNatterson-Horowitz, Barbara
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Zoology/Mammals
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental/Adolescent
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/General
ISBN-139781501164699
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
Publishers Weekly Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019
A New York Times Editor’s Pick
People Best Books Fall 2019
Chicago Tribune 28 Books You Need to Read Now


“It blew my mind to discover that teenage animals and teenage humans are so similar. Both are naive risk-takers. I loved this book!” —Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation

A revelatory investigation of human and animal adolescence and young adulthood from the New York Times bestselling authors of Zoobiquity.
TitleSuperhuman
AuthorHooper, Rowan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Genetics & Genomics
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Developmental Biology
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
ISBN-139781501168734
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
From evolutionary biologist Rowan Hooper, an awe-inspiring look into the extremes of human ability—and what they tell us about our own potential—“an intriguing…look at some of the things that make us human—and more” (Kirkus Reviews).
TitleOn Fire
AuthorKlein, Naomi
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Environmental Policy
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Economic Policy
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change
ISBN-139781982129910
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$27
CDN Price
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
#1 international and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Klein, author of The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything, makes the case for a Green New Deal—explaining how bold climate action can be a blueprint for a just and thriving society.
TitleLifespan
AuthorSinclair PhD, David A.
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Genetics & Genomics
Category Full 2HEALTH & FITNESS / Longevity
Category Full 3HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases/Genetic
ISBN-139781501191978
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
A paradigm-shifting book from an acclaimed Harvard Medical School scientist and one of Time’s most influential people.
TitleThe Science of Rick and Morty
AuthorBrady, Matt
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PERFORMING ARTS / Television/Guides & Reviews
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Physics/General
ISBN-139781982123123
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
Explore the real science behind the Cartoon Network phenomenon Rick and Morty—one of television’s most irreverent, whip-smart, and darkly hilarious shows—and discover how close we are to Rick’s many experiments becoming a reality.
TitleSnow
AuthorWhittell, Giles
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Earth Sciences/General
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
Category Full 3NATURE / Weather
ISBN-139781982105471
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
Brimming with interesting facts and surprising anecdotes, this scientific and cultural history opens our eyes to the wonders of one of nature’s most delicate, delightful, and deadly phenomena: SNOW! Perfect for fans of The Hidden Life of Trees and Rain.
TitleCivilized to Death
AuthorRyan, Christopher
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
Category Full 2NATURE / Natural Resources
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Human Anatomy & Physiology
ISBN-139781451659108
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
The New York Times bestselling coauthor of Sex at Dawn explores the ways in which “progress” has perverted the way we live: how we eat, learn, feel, mate, parent, communicate, work, and die.
TitleAn Earthling's Guide to Outer Space
AuthorMcDonald, Bob
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster Canada
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Reference
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Space Science
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Astronomy
ISBN-139781982106850
On Sale10/22/19
US Price$24.99
CDN Price$29.99
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
Beloved science commentator Bob McDonald takes us on a tour of our galaxy, unraveling the mysteries of the universe and helping us navigate our place among the stars.
TitleThe Science of Why, Volume 4
AuthorIngram, Jay
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster Canada
FormatPaper Over Board
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Reference
Category Full 2SCIENCE / General
Category Full 3SCIENCE / History
ISBN-139781982130893
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$24.99
CDN Price$29.99
Pages208
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Back by popular demand: a brand-new volume of science queries, quirks, and quandaries in the mega-bestselling Science of Why series, sure to enlighten and entertain readers of all ages.